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Miller set to balance Indians' season, WBC

February 14, 2017

GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Indians reliever Andrew Miller fired throw after throw, his catch partner positioned in a crouch, as a light rain fell on the practice diamond Monday morning at the club’s spring complex. The […]

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Eovaldi joins Rays at spring camp

February 14, 2017

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. — Nathan Eovaldi had not been officially announced as a new addition to the Rays on Tuesday morning, but the unveiling of his locker next to Chris Archer spilled the beans. Eovaldi, […]

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Castillo working hard to prep for O's

February 14, 2017

SARASOTA — Orioles catcher Welington Castillo said he’s not worried about getting acclimated to a new team this spring, despite leaving for the . “I’ve been in touch and asking Caleb [Joseph] about them, each […]

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Post-surgeries, Eflin's knees are pain-free

February 14, 2017

CLEARWATER, Fla. — Zach Eflin finally gets to pitch with two healthy knees. Eflin, 22, had chronic knee pain for the past 10-12 years before he had surgeries this past year to repair the patellar […]

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Residents, fans pay tribute to Tigers' Ilitch

February 14, 2017

DETROIT — Not two hours after the temporary memorial for Mike Ilitch opened at 1 p.m. ET on Monday, the wall dedicated for notes outside Comerica Park already was one-third full. Employees of the Tigers, […]

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Report: Giants sign reliever David Hernandez

February 14, 2017

The Giants have signed right-handed reliever David Hernandez to a Minor League contract, according to MLB Network insider Ken Rosenthal. The club has not confirmed or commented on the deal. Hernandez, 31, provides additional bullpen […]

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Indians agree with relievers Narveson, Russell

February 14, 2017

GOODYEAR, Ariz. — The Indians continue to add bullpen depth as camp opens for pitchers and catchers. On Tuesday, Cleveland signed lefty Chris Narveson to a Minor League contract that included a non-roster invitation to […]

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Business settled, Phelps, Marlins share goal

February 14, 2017

JUPITER, Fla. — During the arbitration process, David Phelps and the Marlins agreed to disagree. They were unable to reach a salary figure in mid-January, so an arbitration panel decided last Thursday. The ruling went […]

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More to Phillips' legacy than his infectious smile

February 14, 2017

Brandon Phillips probably signed more than 30,000 autographs during 11 seasons with the Cincinnati Reds, and that’s not an insignificant part of his legacy. Phillips also contributed both time and money to a variety of […]

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Gaston's contributions left mark on game

February 14, 2017

TORONTO — Cito Gaston will never be forgotten north of the border for his role in leading the Blue Jays to back-to-back World Series titles in 1992-93. He won’t be forgotten in the history books […]